ERIC Number: EJ550669
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Preschoolers' Communication during Scripted Interactions.
Short-Meyerson, Katherine J.; Abbeduto, Leonard J.
Journal of Child Language, v24 n2 p469-93 Jun 1997
Investigated the communicative interactions of dyads of 4- to 5-year olds during pretend play involving routine, or scripted, events as a function of the children's knowledge of the scripts. The study utilized measures of the quantity and quality of interaction and the strategies employed by the children to establish mutual knowledge. (37 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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